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Join a company that's dedicated to growth: in business, in communities, and in your career.

Want to work at Nelnet but don't know what to apply for?

If you think a Nelnet career might be right for you, but don’t see a position that matches your talents, we’re still interested. Pick the departments that fit your skills, submit your resume, and when we have an opening in your field(s), you’ll show up on our radar.

Meet Nelnet

Nelnet started as a student loan servicer that’s grown into a fiber internet pioneer, real estate investor, and software provider. But that’s just the beginning. With 6,000+ associates and growing, we take our business wherever superior customer experiences and ingenuity are needed. Check out our profile below if you’re interested in getting to know Nelnet.


















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Perk Up and Build Your Own Benefits Package

It’s our priority to take care of our associates both inside and outside of work. Through our dynamic benefits program, associates are able to pick and choose the benefits that match their lifestyle while enjoying a long list of company-wide perks. From on-site health care to discounted fiber internet, Nelnet has you covered.

401(k) Match up to 5%

You work hard. We want to help make sure that you’ll retire comfortably one day! We offer both traditional and Roth 401(k) plans. Nelnet matches 100% of the first 3% of contributions, and 50% on the next 2%.

Earn Free Health Premiums

Hit all your health goals and qualify for free health premiums for associate-only coverage. That means money back in your pocket every month for staying healthy!

Tuition Reimbursement

After being a part of the Nelnet family for a year, you’re eligible for tuition reimbursement if you’re seeking higher education in an area of business for Nelnet.

Casual Dress

Great work is not characterized by a suit and tie, so feel free to sport whatever makes you comfortable at work each day.

Generous Earned Time Off

The average associate earns over 176 hours of time off between Earned Time Off (ETO) and floating holidays. Start booking that dream vacation now.

Gym Reimbursement

Pump iron 10 times a month at your gym of choice and earn $25 per month as a fitness membership reimbursement.

Job Security

Our business has been thriving for decades, diversifying into other industries, acquiring successful companies, and investing in exciting startups.

Health & Wellness Programs

Participate in quarterly wellness challenges and earn up to $1,200 per year deposited into your Health Savings Account (HSA).

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